[ntp:questions] notrust alternative?
mayer at ntp.isc.org
Fri Nov 10 04:48:25 UTC 2006
Dennis Hilberg Jr wrote:
> That was my problem all along. My server is Mandriva 2007 Free, and I'm using the version of ntp that is included with the distro,
> 4.2.0 at 1.1161-r. In /etc/sysconfig/ntpd the -A option is enabled by default. I removed that and took out 'enable auth' in my
> ntp.conf, restarted ntpd, and now everything works the way David Mills says it should.
> Now the question...why would Mandriva disable authentication by default?? After what David Mills has said, and what I've been
> dealing with, that seems rather insecure.
Please file a bug report with your Mandriva support people. They
shouldn't be doing this by default.
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